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Raymond Henry Norweb

Biography

Born in Paris during an air raid. Son of R. Henry Norweb, Sr. and Emery May Holden Norweb. Received A.B. from Harvard in 1940. Reporter with Cleveland Plain Dealer 1940-41. Served in U.S. Air Force 1941 to 1946. Married Elizabeth "Libby" Gardner September 11, 1944. They had three children. She died 6/1/2007.Radio engineer in Cleveland 1946 to 1951. Vice President with Enamel Products Company 1952 to 1958. Executive Director for Holden Arboretum 1959 to 1963. Former mayor of Bratenahl, Ohio.

He is a board member of the American Numismatic Society. In 1991 he was elected president of ANS.

He died from injuries suffered in a fall at home in Maine.

bio: WWMW 84  obit: CW 6/26/1995; NN 6/27/1995

Source credit: Pete Smith, American Numismatic Biographies

 

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